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King dome of Jordan

Unveiling the Mysteries: The Geographic Location of Jordan Unraveled
Located in the heart of the Middle East, Jordan is a captivating country that continues to draw in travelers from across the globe. Unveiling its myriad mysteries, this article dives deep into the geographic location of Jordan, shedding light on its awe-inspiring landscapes, historical sites, and diverse culture.
Situated between Palestenian National Authority, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, and Syria, Jordan occupies a strategic position in the region. Its borders stretch from the fertile Jordan Valley in the west to the arid desert landscapes of Wadi Rum in the east. The historical city of Petra, with its rose-colored sandstone cliffs, lies hidden within the southwestern mountains, further enriching the country's remarkable geography.


Jordan is ahead of GMT by two hours


Arabic serves as Jordan's official language


Electrical system operates at 220 AC volts


Tipping is a common practice in the culture


The official currency is the Jordanian Dinar


In jordan Visa & MasterCard are widely accepted

Travel Tips FAQ

Alcohol Policy

We do not request any down-payment from our clients. All payments should only be made upon arrival through our representative at the airport.
Also It's important to note that our bank accounts are exclusively located in Jordan, specifically with the Housing Bank as indicated below. 
The Housing Bank for Trade & Finance Commercial Center Branch Amman - Jordan
USD Acc. Nr.: 0022176800201001
USD IBAN Nr.: JO48HBHO0180000022176800201001 EUR Acc. Nr.: 0022176801501001
EUR IBAN Nr.: JO80HBHO0180000022176801501001

Alcohol Policy
Alcohol Policy

Alcohol is generally allowed in Jordan, and you'll find that most hotels and restaurants offer a wide selection of alcoholic beverages. The country is known for its excellent local wines and locally produced beers, providing visitors with various options to enjoy during their stay.

Travel Insurance
Travel Insurance

We recommend that you purchase your own travel insurance when you book your airline tickets. Travel insurance provides an added layer of protection and peace of mind during your trip.
however Travel Insurance it is not mandatory

Flight Tickets
Flight Tickets

we are unable to issue inbound flight tickets. However, these can easily be obtained online or through your local travel agent. For your convenience, we can assist you in booking flights originating in Amman to neighboring countries or domestic flights within Jordan.

Driver vs. Guide:

Your designated driver will not be a certified guide, but they are knowledgeable about the country, its traditions, and general information about the sites you visit. However, for specific sites like Jerash and Petra, we will arrange for a local certified guide to accompany you. If you prefer a professional guide throughout your journey, we can make those arrangements for an additional cost.

Car Rental vs. Driver
Car Rental

We strongly recommend touring with one of our english speaking drivers. Jordan's traffic rules and driving conditions may be challenging for those unfamiliar with the local road culture. Our drivers are not only courteous and well-informed but can also take you to places and provide insights that you might miss if you were driving yourself. Many of our clients have praised our drivers for making them feel like the stars of their journey, and we believe you'll have a more enjoyable and enriching experience with their guidance

Photography Guidelines

When taking photographs during your travels in Jordan, it's important to be respectful of local customs and regulations. Here are some guidelines to keep in mind:

  1. Ask for Permission: Always seek permission from locals before taking their photographs. Your guide can assist you in this process and help establish a friendly rapport with the people you encounter.

  2. Avoid Sensitive Locations: Do not take photographs of military installations or airports. These are restricted areas, and capturing images of such locations may lead to misunderstandings or legal issues.

  3. Protect Your Camera: Jordan's desert environment can be dusty, so it's advisable to carry your camera in a dust-proof bag or protective cover to prevent damage from sand and dust particles.

By following these photography guidelines, you can ensure that your photography experience in Jordan is respectful and enjoyable while maintaining a harmonious relationship with the local community


Welcome to the fascinating world of Jordan, a country that boasts a diverse climate like no other. From the scorching desert heat of Wadi Rum to the breathtaking snow-capped mountains of the Ajloun Forest Reserve, Jordan offers a mesmerizing array of climatic wonders. In this journey of exploration, we will unravel the secrets behind Jordan's unique climate and the factors that contribute to its varied landscapes. Discover how the country's geographical location, elevation, and proximity to the Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea create a tapestry of climatic zones. Join us as we delve into the extreme temperatures of the Dead Sea, the refreshing cooler climate of the Jordan Valley, and the unexpected snowfall that blankets the ancient city of Petra. Whether you are a nature enthusiast, an adventure seeker, or simply curious about the world, this captivating journey through Jordan's climate promises to leave you in awe of its natural wonders. Get ready to embark on an extraordinary expedition from desert heat to snow-capped mountains as we unravel the diverse climate of Jordan.

Useful Travel Tips


Cloth we Recommend

When traveling to Jordan, it's essential to pack clothing suitable for the region's climate and cultural norms:

Summer (May to September),Winter and Cool Evenings, Rainwear (November to April)

Jordan Safety

one of the safest destinations for travelers worldwide. Jordan has fostered positive relations with all of its neighboring countries, establishing itself as a true sanctuary of peace in this region.
Upon your arrival in Jordan, you'll immediately experience the warmth and hospitality of its people


Jordan boasts an outstanding telecommunications infrastructure, including three mobile networks that operate on 4G technology. Travelers can also conveniently purchase prepaid GSM cards;
however, it's important to note that presenting identification is necessary when obtaining a SIM card

Passport & Visa Information

To travel within Jordan, you must possess a valid passport with an expiration date that extends at least 6 months beyond the conclusion of your planned holiday.
For most visitors, obtaining a Tourist Visa is a straightforward process. You can acquire it upon arrival at any airport, port, or border checkpoint, with the exception of the King Hussein/Allenby Bridge border crossing, which requires a pre-issued visa.

Public Holidays & Festivals

Jordan celebrates a rich tapestry of holidays and festivals, offering visitors a glimpse into its vibrant culture and traditions. Here's what you need to know

While most tourist sites and many businesses remain open during holidays, government offices and banks typically close.

Hotels & Accommodation

Jordan offers a wide array of accommodation options, including 3, 4, and 5-star hotels, in all major cities and towns. Whether you prefer Bed and Breakfast, Half Board, or Full Board arrangements, we can accommodate your preferences.

At Sherazade Travel, we take great care in selecting hotels that align with our stringent standards of service and cleanliness while offering excellent value for your money. Rest assured that your stay in Jordan will be comfortable and enjoyable.

If you have any special dietary needs or allergies, such as diabetes, please inform us in advance. This enables us to communicate your requirements to the hotels and other relevant establishments, ensuring that your needs are catered to upon your arrival. Your comfort and well-being are our top priorities, and we strive to make your visit to Jordan as seamless and enjoyable as possible.

Below simple list of Jordan Hotels and accommodations

Mena Tyche Amman
4 star hotel
Location: Amman
Aladdin camp
Camp in Jordan
Location: Wadi Rum
Ramada Resort
Location: Dead Sea
Petra Canyon Hotel
4 Stars Hotel
Location: Petra
4 Stars Hotel
Location: Amman
Edom Hotel
3 Star hotel
Location: Petra